ToR01 to replace the C104A Form

As of 1st April 2017 all importers moving to the UK intending to request relief under Transfer of Residence (UK ONLY – Cannot use for people moving goods into Europe) must now use the new application form which is a form that is completed online and then printed off and signed. The new form is called the ToR01 and replaces: Import …

Car Shipping Guides

We have recently updated our information page to provide clear information on what to expect when exporting your car from many popular locations ready for import into the UK The guides can be viewed here: Shipping a Car to the UK Guides Of course you can always use our unique car shipping calulator which gives you an instant breakdown of all …

ShipMyCar Shipping Network Expansion

ShipMyCar now have extended their offering of routes on their unique Instant Car Shipping Quote facility. Using the instant quote system is simple, all you have to do is visit www.shipmycar.co.uk, enter the details of the car you are looking to ship and then answer a few questions that help the system accurately determine all the costs involved with your …

Shipping your car from South Africa

We have been very busy recently shipping cars from South Africa to the UK, so much so that we can now offer significantly reduced car shipping rates from the ports of Durban, Cape Town and Port Elizabeth Shipping a car from South Africa with ShipMyCar is a very straightforward process, out local agents in South Africa can assist getting the …

Secure Car Shipping Quote

We are pleased to announce we have upgraded our hosting to ensure the site uses our EV SSL Certificate meaning you can browse the site with full encryption and safe in the knowledge when entering your details to receive a car shipping quote, that our website has been verified by DigiCert So next time you are using our site to …

UK crackdown on untaxed foreign vehicles

Currently if you import or drive a vehicle into the UK, you must register it if you keep it here longer than six months (DVLA Link). However, many people either do not realise this, or have been trying to avoid doing so and keeping their vehicles here without completing necessary UK testing and registration procedures. According to the RAC, over …

Exchange Rate great for shipping cars

Great news if you are looking into the possibility of purchasing a car in the USA and shipping to UK – the exchange rate is now above 1.7$/£ meaning you get some big savings on the purchase price of the vehicle, currently the exchange rate is at 1.7144$/£! Employment and manufacturing figures were better than expected boosting the value of …